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What is Video On Demand Platform?

Hamit Demir
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A Video On Demand (VOD) platform is a system that hosts and shares content online via the internet. Netflix, Disney+, Hulu, and Amazon Prime are the most popular examples of VOD platforms. These are consumer-focused platforms that broadcast only their own content, and they are not open to user-generated content. Ant Media Server can help you to set up a VOD platform of your choice.

There are some reasons why audiences love VOD platforms. They can watch videos instantly versus having to wait for an entire file download to complete. VOD servers stream only the information needed at the time of the request. Users can fast forward, rewind, pause, and restart anytime without excessive buffering or reductions in video quality or performance.
In short, video on demand platforms give users the ability to watch the content they want when they want it. That is a key factor in creating an unforgettable user experience.

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Discussion (2)

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hermoni versa

Excellent article about Video on demand platforms. Recently VOD is booming in video industry and it will move towards digital in the days to come.

meryemrai profile image

It’s a nice article and also a very detailed analysis on video on demand platform.
Thanks for sharing